Walt Disney Studios has released a new clip of Emma Stone on Cruella, the next 101 Dalmatians prequel that follows the infamous villain Cruella de Vil. Exploring the iconic character’s backstory, the film has been known as “Disney’s jester“by putting the cowardly villain at the center of the story. In the new clip, which you can watch below, Stone makes an unforgettable entrance after asking for a light for the first time.
Craig Gillespie conducts Cruella, which was produced by Andrew Gunn, Marc Platt and Kristin Burr. Dana Fox and Tony McNamara wrote the script based on a story by Aline Brosh McKenna, Kelly Marcel, and Steve Zissis. With Emma StoneThe cast also includes Emma Thompson, Joel Fry, Paul Walter Hauser, Emily Beecham, Kirby Howell-Baptiste, and Mark Strong.
“There are some really deep and emotional things that Cruella is dealing with that send her to the darker side of villains. So in that sense, it’s [similar to Joker]”Gillespie told Total Film last month, referring to the jester comparisons. “But it’s definitely her own thing. Just to rephrase Cruella, I thought it was important to show this dark side of her. But there will be a lot of fun, a lot of humor in it. There’s a lot of absolutely delightful jokes and groove to it, which is different from jester. “
A logline for Cruella says: “Set in 1970s London in the midst of the punk rock revolution, it follows a young con artist named Estella, a smart and creative girl determined to make a name for herself with her designs. She befriends a couple of young men thieves who appreciate your appetite for mischief, and together you can build your own life on the streets of London.
One day, Estella’s flair for fashion catches the eye of Baroness von Hellman (Thompson), a fashion legend who is devastatingly elegant and terrifyingly tall. But their relationship sets in motion a course of events and revelations that will cause Estella to embrace her wicked side and become the raucous, fashionable and vindictive Cruella. “
Disney has been betting on new live-action movies based on their classic animated features. Movies like Aladdin, The Lion King, Y Beauty and the Beast They have already been released in theaters in years past, and many, many more are already in the works. Focusing more on the villain by 101 Dalmatians It is also not something unexpected for Disney, as they have previously given Pernicious two movies. To the next Beauty and the Beast The spinoff series that follows Gaston and LeFou is also in development.
This isn’t the first Disney movie to feature a live-action Cruella, either. She was portrayed by Glenn Close in the 1996 live action adaptation. 101 Dalmatians, then reprising the role from the 2000 sequel 102 Dalmatians. A version of the character also appeared on the television series. Once upon a time where she is played by Victoria Smurfit. Most recently, Wendy Raquel Robinson played Cruella de Vil in the 2015 Disney Channel movie. Decendents.
Cruella It will open in theaters and on Disney + with Premier Access and an additional fee on May 28, 2021. Originally, the film was scheduled to open in December, but was delayed due to the pandemic. The new clip of the film comes to us from Walt Disney Studios on YouTube.
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